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Umbrella Companies Support the Temporary Workforce

There has been a lot of negative press surrounding umbrella companies within the construction industry as earlier this week the Welsh Assembly imposed a ban of the use of umbrella companies within the construction sector. This ban came after protests…

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Autumn Statement: Moving toward a ‘level playing field’ for Umbrella Companies?

The contractor marketplace is thriving and as George Osborne talked about a return to prosperity and cited statistics showing growth in the economy in this year’s Autumn Statement, we believe this will continue. Umbrella companies are fundamental in supporting flexible…

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ICS sponsor Recruitment International Umbrella Services feature

ICS are pleased to sponsor the feature article on Umbrella services in the April edition of Recruitment International. The article focuses primarily on compliance and credentials of various Umbrella companies operating in the marketplace. John Lyon,Managing Director of ICS, provides…

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Onshore Intermediary Legislation Update

HMRC has now published their response to the consultation on false self employment, which closed in early February. There are a number of key factors that agency partners of ICS need to consider and in particular the new guidance notes that accompany…

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Pro-Tech select ICS as one of its preferred suppliers

ICS, the specialist accountancy and payroll firm for contract, freelance and temporary workers have been selected by Pro-tech Recruitment as one of their preferred suppliers. Pro-tech specialise in placing specialist Engineers and Technicians. Established in 1997, they have become the number…

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